Archaboilus shurabicus Martynov 1937 (hump-winged cricket)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Haglidae

Full reference: A. V. Martynov. 1937. Liassic insects from Shurab and Kisyl-Kiya, Part I, Various orders except Blattodea and Coleoptera. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 7:1-178

Belongs to Archaboilus according to F. E. Zeuner 1939

See also Martynov 1937

Sister taxa: Archaboilus kisylkiensis, Archaboilus martynovi, Archaboilus musicus, Archaboilus similis

Type specimen: PIN 1096, a forewing (male forewing). Its type locality is Shurab II, Ditch 69, which is in a Pliensbachian terrestrial horizon in the Sulyukta Formation of Tajikistan.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Shurab II, Ditch 69

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